First there was "argue" and "get in their face":
Now there is "just get out of the way" and "don't do a lot of talking".
President Obama wasn't clear about who it is that created the mess and therefore should get out of the way and not do a lot of talking. Members of Congress? Voters? Who else "created the mess" and is now out there talking?
Andrew Klavan puts "shut up" in perspective: